Wrap Afghan Knitting Patterns
Cozy blankets to wrap up in with hoods, sleeves, and snuggle sacks.
To get the knitting patterns, scroll down the page to the individual pattern you want and click on the link to that pattern.
These patterns are not my designs but links to other designers who have generously shared their patterns. If you have questions about how to knit a specific pattern, please contact the designer directly.
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Free Knitting Patterns
Siren Tail Blanket
This version of the mermaid tail blanket is not a sack, rather a lap blanket with a “foot pouch”, so it’s easier to get in and out of while providing extra warmth and whimsy. Designed by Kate Agner. Pictured project by Lineke.
Arm Knit Butterfly Sleep Sack
Cozy cocoon blanket with butterfly wings designed by Amanda Bassetti of SimplyMaggie.com for Premier Yarns. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. Length: approx. 42”
Monet’s Garden Sleeved Throw
Cozy afghan with sleeves and an easy basketweave texture that showcases multi-color yarn. Finished measurements: 55″ x 65″. Designed by Jean Adel for Red Heart This pattern comes in an ebook with 10 more crochet and knit throws with sleeves.
Icicle Toes Lap Wrap With Toe Pocket
This afghan features a pocket at the bottom to keep your feet cozy and warm. Knit with a 4 row repeat slip stitch colorwork. Finished measurements: 40” x 50”, pocket: 17” x 15”. Designer’s dad is knitting in the pic! Designed by Linda Taylor. There’s also a heavier version using two strands of yarn held together.
Arm Knit Dolphin Sleep Sack
Cozy cocoon blanket with fins designed by Amanda Bassetti of SimplyMaggie.com for Premier Yarns. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. Length: approx. 60”
Hooded Bunny Blanket – Knit or Crochet
Cozy afghan with hood in super bulky yarn from Crochetmylove for Melody’s Makings. Two sizes: Child and Adult. Get the patterns free for sharing on your social network of choice and completing the form.
This afghan with sleeves lets you to stay warm and keep your hands free to knit, read, and so forth. Knit in two row repeat broken rib stitch. Two sizes: Child and Adult. Designed by Bernat Design Studio. Pictured project by invisiblemandy
Arm Knit Dragon’s Tail Blanket
Cozy cocoon blanket designed to resemble the tail of a dragon or dinosaur. Designed by Amanda Bassetti of SimplyMaggie.com for Premier Yarns. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. Length: approx. 60”
Princess Dress Blanket
This beautiful wrap afghan can be double as a cozy blanket and dress up clothes! Designed by Melody’s Makings. Sizes Toddler, Child Small, Child Large. I’m not sure how long this pattern will remain free. You do have to follow her instructions on the page to get the pattern.
Arm Knit Turtle Sleep Sack
Cozy cocoon blanket designed to resemble a turtle shell by Amanda Bassetti of SimplyMaggie.com for Premier Yarns. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. Length: approx. 38”
Arm Knit Orca Blanket
Slip into this cozy blanket designed by Amanda Bassetti of SimplyMaggie.com who designs many ingenious arm knitting patterns. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. Length: 49” from nose to tail
Patterns for Purchase
Happy Feet Snuggly Sack
This In the Bag snuggle sack afghan keeps your legs warm and cozy when you’re curled up on the couch. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. Designed by Cathy Carron. One of the 40 patterns in Happy Feet: Unique Knits to Knock Your Socks Off
This hooded blanket inspired by Frozen has a hood designed like Elsa’s hair complete with braid. Toddler, child and adult sizes! Designed by MadebyDevrie
Unicorn Hooded Blanket
Blanket and hood are knit up as one piece, with ears and horn sewn on, and mane/fringe knotted through the fabric.This pattern makes three sizes for little children through adults: Small (45” wide x 40” long, plus hood), Medium (49”x48”), and Large (57”x60”). Designed by KnittingbyJen
Nemo and Dory Tail Blankets
Clown fish and Blue Tang fish snuggle sacks.The blankets are flat for the first half, which will make getting into them easier, and then closed off like a sleeping bag at the base of the tail to keep your feet nice and warm. Toddler, child and adult sizes! Designed by MadebyDevrie
Mermaid Tail Lapghan
Can be knit flat and used as a blanket or knit in the round to use as a cocoon. She has several patterns sized for adults, teens and children, and babies.
Hooded Bird Blanket
A hooded blanket inspired by Angry Birds, cardinals, or your favorite bird with a billed hood and feet at the corners. Toddler, child and adult sizes! Designed by MadebyDevrie
Shark Attack Lap Blanket
Two versions included — one for knitting in the round and one for knitting flat. Small (2 to 6 years) Medium (6 to 10 years) Large (10 to 14 years)
Hooded Yoda Blanket
The pattern includes instructions for three sizes: Toddler, child and adult. Knits up fast in bulky yarn and size 17 needles. Designer Devrie Metcalf says that this blanket is perfect for a beginner knitter.
Terry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, intheloopknitting.com. Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!